Senatus Consulto sells neolithic axe, spear, cylinder seal, scarab, tools, ceramic
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Implements : Pre AD 1000 item #1399828
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Rare bone carving of a Harpoon carved out of a rib from a larger animal, Pre-Columbian Mexico, Mayan Culture, ca. 300-650 AD.

Sometimes as dealer you feel lucky; When we found this in a lot from an auction, it was such a time. Harpoons in this material has rarely survived the 1500-2000 years of buriel and a an extra bonus, this particular piece has extensive decoration on the fromt side of faces of gods and scrolls, could be hieroglyphs even...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre AD 1000 item #1399826
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A very beautiful and rare Pre-Columbian Inca carved stone amulet in the Canopashape from ancient Peru, circa 1400 A.D. - 1532 A.D.

Perhaps the nicest stone from a Pre-Columbian culture, we've handled! A stone with many inclusions and ranging in colours from the blood-red over green to cream. We do know what kind of stone it is, but it looks sort of petrified, with signs of great age...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1399610
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$250.00
Rare bone carving of a figure with his hand together in front of him as in a prayer and a fervolent or divine expression, wearing a hat or headdress, Pre-Columbian Mexico, Mayan Culture, ca. 300-650 AD.

The carving with a terrific glossy hard, darker patina, very nicely carved and polished for the perio.

Size: 11 cm.

Condition: Choice, almost completely preserved even with outlined feet below.

Ex. Helene Ferro (German Collector ca. 1960s)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1398904
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$1,150.00
Rare Pre-Columbian Volcanic stone figure of a seated lady, cupping her breasts, Atlantic Watershed Region, Chiriqui-Diquis, ca. 300-800 AD.

Seated naked woman, cupping each breast in her hands, with serene facial features, large ears to the side, the striated coiffure extending down the neck. Porous basalt, intact. The breast holding posture of this female figure is seen as a symbolic fertility gesture.

Size: 24,7 cm...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1398887
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$165.00
A nice axe-shaped amulet figure of a Deity, Pre-Columbian Mexico, Mexcala Culture, Pre-Classic ca. 400 BC

A fine stylized amulet with two holes for attaching it, carved in green-greyish stone type, perhaps calcified.

Size: 5,5 cm. tall.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1398745
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$195.00
Pre-Columbian, Colombia, Tairona region, ca. 1000 to 1550 AD.

An interesting Female Deity pottery figurine with three Reptiles;: She holds a turtle on her belly, a large lizard on her back and around them below, a thick Pyton Snake. Grey clay.

Size: 7 cm. tall.

Condition: Choice, absolutely fine and beautiful. Unrepaired.

Ex. Old Danish Private Collection, aquired before 1967.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1398276
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$750.00
Extremely rare Pre-Columbian Peru pottery 'Paccha' vessel, Ica / Inca Culture, ca. 1000-1470 AD. This piece likely an imperial period vessel, dating to ca. 1300s.

One of the characteristic forms of Inca and also Ica pottery is the urpu (amphora) or aryballos (small spherical or globular vessel). This vessel has a spherical or globular body and side handles. The spouts of these vessels end in an elongated and flattened lip...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1398264
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$195.00
An expressive pottery figurine of a mother goddess; intact. Moche, ca. 300-400 AD.

The figure standing facing holding her hands together in front of her, with headdress and earrings, in fine red glaced pottery.

Height: 14,5 cm.

Condition: Choice, a few minor chips.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1398263
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$250.00
A fine pair of pottery figurines, Early Chancay, ca. 900 AD-1200 AD.

Both figures are attractive and in a fine good condition for the age.

Size: 9-10 cm. each.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1398234
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$275.00
Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1300 AD.

Wonderful collection of matching larger tapestry woven Sash fragments, three with Birds and one with two female figures. Very vivid colours and a set of beautiful textiles.

Size: Between 17-23 cm. long.

Condition: Choice, nicely preserved colours.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1398233
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Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1200 AD.

A fine Tapestry-woven textile bag with two female figures, one on each side in different vivid colours. A very beautiful piece.

Size: Ca. 13,5 x 12 cm. cm.

Condition: Superb for the rare type.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1398202
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$150.00
A fine lot of three Textile Rodents, perhaps Mouses or Rats, 11th.-15th. century AD

Interesting lot of Rodents with stylized eyes and long tails, very cute set!

Condition: Choice, intact.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1398200
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$195.00
Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1300 AD.

The head of a large burial doll, tapestry-woven with dramatic facial features and a relief wowen nose, complete and as made with the original reed stuffing!

The buriel Dolls of the Chancay culture are made of various pieces of fabric. The fabric was placed over a reed body which was then finished with the addition of hair, hands, feet, fingers and toes...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1700 item #1398197
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$195.00
A fine pair of old Chancay Dolls, made in the 1950s using excarvated textiles as clothing, the textiles all dates 1000-1400 AD.

Cute pair that would be a great addition to any serious collection of Pre-Columbian Textiles.

Size: 15 cm and 13 cm tall respectively.

Ex Helene Ferro, German Collection, before 1968.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre AD 1000 item #1398193
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$295.00
A charming ceramic figure of a pair of upright dancing dogs, Pre-columbina Colima, Protoclassic period, circa 100 B.C.- A.D. 250.

Artful and tranquille piece, showing the dogs in motion dancing hand in hand. Finely engraved with lines after the firing...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre AD 1000 item #1398176
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Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1300 AD.

The complete face of a burial ‘doll’, tapestry-woven with dramatic facial features and a relief wowen nose, 1-2 cm high.

The buriel Dolls of the Chancay culture are made of various pieces of fabric. The fabric was placed over a reed body which was then finished with the addition of hair, hands, feet, fingers and toes. They would usually have tapestry-woven faces with dramatic facial features...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1398169
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$495.00
Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1300 AD.

The burial ‘dolls’ of the Chancay culture are made of various pieces of fabric. The fabric was placed over a reed body which was then finished with the addition of hair, hands, feet, fingers and toes...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Handiwork : Pre 1492 item #1398168
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$495.00
Pre-Columbian Northern Peru, Chimu / Chancay culture, ca 1000 to 1300 AD.

The burial ‘dolls’ of the Chancay culture are made of various pieces of fabric. The fabric was placed over a reed body which was then finished with the addition of hair, hands, feet, fingers and toes...